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sick, and here's our senior national correspondent jim avila tonight. >> reporter: it's an assault on nearly all the senses, a living, breathing, growing toxic organism known as blue-green algae, at its worst this month. >> that's very much alive. >> gosh. it smells bad. whoo. >> reporter: caking america's lakes so thick, the swirling slime can actually be seen in photos from space. >> people that used to be here after a couple years said, we just can't handle it anymore, they left. >> reporter: tom koren runs the marina at lake petenwell, wisconsin, or tries to. >> nobody wants to swim in this water, and nobody wants to boat in it. >> reporter: it not only looks bad and smells bad, it's toxic, and those who are unlucky enough to fall in without a suit like this get sick pretty fast. dan jenkins didn't even go in the lake next to his house, but his dog, casey, did. >> he's covered in this carpet of green slime. >> reporter: it made breathing difficult, and within weeks -- >> casey had started walking sideways. >> reporter: 72 hours later, he died, and his owner, dan, was partially
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